Florida legislative session starts Tuesday
Published: Monday, March 1, 2010 at 10:41 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, March 1, 2010 at 10:41 a.m.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Gov. Charlie Crist says his fourth and final State of the State address will focus on Florida's sagging economy.
Crist will speak to a joint session of the Florida Legislature on Tuesday, the opening day of the 2010 legislative session.
He is not running for re-election this year, instead seeking the Republican U.S. Senate nomination.
The economy also will be a focal point for lawmakers, who are facing a potential budget gap of up to $3.2 billion, during the 60-day session.
Two years ago, Crist broke a tradition of speaking in the morning in the belief more people would tune in to hear him during the evening.
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